Mississippi’s outdated textbooks teach an abbreviated version of civil rights, undermining the state’s new “innovative” standards.
Reveal Investigative Fellow, 2016-17
Sierra Manni is a writer and journalist from Canton, Mississippi. She is a 2016 graduate of the University of Mississippi with a bachelor’s degree in classical studies and English and an alumna of The Daily Mississippian, the student newspaper. Mannie previously served as an education reporting fellow for The Hechinger Report, working as its Mississippi correspondent in the office of the Jackson Free Press. Her work also has appeared on Time.com, Quartz and Gawker.
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